Cardiovascular Treatment


U.S. Panel Sets Guidelines on Restricting or...

A U.S. panel of experts has finalized its guidance regarding restrictions of daily aspirin intake to lower the risk of a first heart attack or...

May 4, 2022 / 2 min read


Ventricular Tachycardia: An Arrhythmia That May Require...

Under certain conditions, ventricular tachycardia (VT) can be a serious irregular heartbeat, or arrhythmia. Caused by irregular electrical signals in the heart’s lower chambers, VT...

April 14, 2022 / 3 min read


He’s Walking Again and Grateful for His...

A general contractor based in Boca Raton who was formerly a paramedic, Richard Edwards, 58, realized the critical nature of his condition — which caused...

March 16, 2022 / 4 min read


How Pregnancy Can Be a Predictor of...

Carrying extra weight, having high blood pressure and being sedentary are well-known risk factors for heart disease. But here’s another major risk factor that may...

February 28, 2022 / 4 min read


Cancer Patients with Heart Issues Benefit from...

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute’s Diagnostic Center has played a vital role during the pandemic, using the most advance cardiac imaging technology to precisely diagnose...

February 24, 2022 / 3 min read


Program Will Help Target Women’s Early Cardiovascular...

Women and heart disease — despite endless educational campaigns — is still a combination that surprises many, especially women and some of their caregivers. Yet,...

February 22, 2022 / 3 min read


Myocarditis, COVID-19 and Heart Failure: Clearing Up...

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, the term myocarditis — referring to inflammation of the heart muscle — was not exactly well known outside of the medical...

February 18, 2022 / 3 min read


Minimally Invasive Care Helps Retired FIU Administrator...

After undergoing quadruple coronary bypass surgery, many patients might hesitate to display their scars. Not Larry Lunsford. He proudly shows off the incisions from his...

February 17, 2022 / 4 min read


Hispanic Women Face Cardiovascular Disease Risk

Cardiovascular disease, or CVD, ranks No. 1 in causes of death for women overall, according to the American Heart Association (AHA). Yet only 1 in...

February 15, 2022 / 3 min read